Project Engineer - Southern California Division

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. Newport Beach, CA
The Project Engineer's position establishes the fundamental principles for an individual's growth and success within McCarthy. On a daily basis you will be responsible for the coordination between McCarthy employees, owners, subcontractors, architects, and engineers. This position is the initial step in developing an employee's managerial and communication skills.

Key Responsibilities

* The Project Engineer will assist on-site Project Managers and Superintendents in managing the construction projects. The Project Engineer will work in conjunction with other Field Staff to ensure quality and timeliness of project construction and completion.

* General Contract and Subcontract administration

* Monitor and document jobsite safety and accident prevention

* Construction Scheduling

* Material & Equipment – procurement and expediting

* Mechanical, electrical and piping systems coordination

* Shop drawing and submittal review and coordination

* Project cost review, reporting, updating and accounting

* Review of subcontractor applications for payment

* Participation in and documentation of project coordination meetings

* Supervision and coordination of subcontractors' field installations

* Review and negotiate change proposal pricing from subcontractors

* Prepare change proposal pricing for self-performed work

* Change order documentation and associated cost reporting and maintenance

* Research and suggest options on construction means, methods and equipment

* Maintenance of As-Built plans

* Quality control

* Project Closeout

* Implement all applicable Safety Programs and EEO/Affirmative Action Programs on the Project.

Skills and Qualifications

* Bachelor's Degree in Construction Management, Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, or related engineering degree

* Ability to move or travel throughout the SoCal region as project needs dictate

* Construction internship or other related construction work experience highly preferred

* General knowledge of construction principles/practices required.

* Must be Geographically mobile and able to relocate within a region

* Strong work ethic and desire to work in a team environment.

McCarthy Building Companies, Inc. is the oldest privately held national construction company in the country. We are a 100% employee owned top 10 ENR company with the goal of being the best builder in America. Unlike many firms of our size, we are true builders; a fact which our clients appreciate since they continually come to us with their most complex building challenges. We provide general contracting, construction management, design-build and self-perform service nationwide. The firm has full-service offices in Atlanta, Dallas, Houston, Phoenix, Las Vegas, Denver, St. Louis, San Diego, Newport Beach, San Francisco, San Jose and Sacramento and has built in nearly every state with projects ranging in size from $1 million to $1 billion

McCarthy is proud to be an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer regardless of race, color, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, religious beliefs, marital status, genetic information, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.